Ophelia update

WATCH: Storm Ophelia making its way up west coast

Eamonn McFadden

Reporter:

Eamonn McFadden

As the start of storm Ophelia starts to show in Donegal, parts of the country are being battered with high winds and storm surges near coastal areas.
This footage from Latin Quarter in Galway shows the impact of the high tides and strong winds on the promenade in Salthill.
People are being advised to stay away from coastal areas.